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Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service North Platte NE
441 PM CDT Wed Jun 28 2017 /341 PM MDT Wed Jun 28 2017/


...PRELIMINARY NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 06/27/2017 THUNDERSTORM
WIND EVENT...

.OVERVIEW...A line of severe thunderstorms moved through
central Nebraska on Tuesday, June 27th. The storms moved
into northeastern Lincoln county and began causing widespread
damage consistent with 80 to 110 mph wind speeds. There
was widespread damage to power poles, many of which were
snapped several feet up from the base of the pole and were
replaced within the past two years. There was also widespread
tree damage, trees uprooted and snapped at the trunk. Several
buildings lost roof material and some metal sheds lost large
sections of siding. Stay tuned for updates.

.Northeast Lincoln County to Arnold Nebraska Wind Damage...

Peak wind Estimated:    100-118 mph
Path length /Statute/:  20 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   10 miles
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             June 27, 2017
Start time:             7:30 pm CDT est
Start location:         17 miles southwest of Arnold

End date:               June 27, 2017
End time:               8:30 pm CDT est
End location:           2 miles east of Arnold

NOTE:
The information in this statement is PRELIMINARY and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS Storm Data.

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